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RIO 2016: Spokane's Greg Billington ready to roll

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Olympian Greg Billington talks to KHQ Olympian Greg Billington talks to KHQ
SPOKANE, Wash. -

Sure Greg Billington was raised in England and now lives in California, but he was born here in Spokane. Which makes us still very proud of him as one of our own. 

Billington's father taught on military bases, so he's lived all over the world, and now he's going to call Rio home for a few days while he competes in the 2016 Olympic Games as a triathlete. 

Greg was only 8-yeas-old when he started swimming and just two years later he competed in his first triathlon. He's never stopped. 

Prior to heading down to Rio, Greg talked with KHQ about his life, career and what's he's looking forward to in Brazil. Watch the full interview above. 

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